As an avid fan of music, I can attest: there’s no better feeling than stumbling upon new, under-the-radar music you can share with your friends and family.
I reached out to some of Chicago’s most active concert-goers to unearth the diamonds in the rough they are most excited about. Here’s a list of their favorite underground acts and some of their best music to get you on the bandwagon, while it’s still cool:
“I enjoy her sound, it’s very synth pop. Her music will really get stuck in your head while also being very relatable. Having boy troubles? She’s got you covered.”
“Skela is a true do-it-yourself artist. She put out an entire album with music videos for each song called ‘Project 10’ with just the help of 2 friends, and created all the merch for her shows by thrifting and crafting herself.”